British comic genius, Sally Phillips, is an instantly recognisable figure in comedy. Slapstick humour, hilarious sketch shows, and sharp wit are all synonymous with the blonde bombshell who has starred in and wrote numerous top shows for theatre and the small screen. The popular Brit has also made a name for herself as an entertaining events host, engaging audiences nationwide at awards evenings, corporate events and creative festivals.
Originally rising to fame in the 90s, Sally performed at nine consecutive, world famous, Edinburgh Fringe Festivals in a variety of plays including Shakespear and modern classics. Taking to the small screen at the end of the decade, she starred in the comedy sketch show Smack the Pony. The channel four show was double Emmy Award nominated and saw Sally receive a nomination for 1999 Best Newcomer at the British Comedy Awards.
Since the turn of the century, Sally’s career has gone from strength to strength and she was recognised in The Observe in 2003 as one of the 50 Funniest Acts in British Comedy. In addition to her leading role in Smack the Pony, Sally has found success as on critically acclaimed BBC program, Miranda as a double act with the title character. Other popular shows you can watch Sally in include: Parents, Trollied and Justin’s House.
Not limited to her funny girl act, Sally has proven herself as a talented actress in the popular crime drama, Death in Paradise and has made a number of big screen appearances, most notably in Bridget Jones’s Baby in 2016. As a writer, Sally won a British Film Council competition for her film Fag Mountainin 2009.
One of the most liked personalities in British pop culture, Sally has become a popular choice for hosting events. Her non-offensive, quick witted comedy is an easy crowd pleaser and has been loved by fans for nearly three decades. In booking Sally to host your occasion you are guaranteed professionalism, charisma and most importantly side splitting laughs.
How to hire Sally Phillips
Contact the Champions Speakers agency to book Sally Phillips for your event today. Simply call a booking agent on 0207 1010 553 or email us at email@example.com for a free quote.